Printable .pdf's

Practice SPEAK Test - Familiarize yourself with practice SPEAK test questions.

Graduate Student Flyer - Information flyer for the current year, with information about SPEAK, TOEP and available ESL classes.

Speak Test Schedule

These test dates are set in conjunction with the Office of Graduate Studies and the Task Force on English Language Proficiency. Scores are reported approximately 2-3 weeks after the test date. The test is offered 3 weeks prior to the start of Fall classes so that scores may be received in time for Fall TA appointments. Tests in the 4th week of Fall, Winter and Spring Quarters enable TA appointments in the following quarter for those who pass.

Registration opens at 9:00am on the date indicated

is conducted online

Test Dates and available times for each test:
9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm,
1:00pm, 2:00pm


Those who pass are eligible for TA appointments in the following quarters:

July 31-August 11, 2017

AUGUST 21, 2017

FALL 2017

October 11-20, 2017

OCTOBER 25, 2017


January 17-26, 2018

JANUARY 31, 2018


April 11-20,  2018

APRIL 25, 2018

FALL 2018



If you need to fulfill the English language proficiency requirement at a time when the SPEAK test is not offered, check the schedule for the TOEFL iBT and/or the TOEP (if you qualify to take the TOEP).